Browsing Category: biennials

  • Back to the future in Liverpool

    Liverpool doesn’t have a prehistoric cave, but it does have a historic Cavern. So it might prove not too much of a distraction from writing on paleolithic art. Beyond the Beatles heritage trail and the football, it had become a centre for visual arts in the UK. It is also, one might argue, a marker for …

    September 11, 2019
  • Photo diary: Marrakech Biennale 5

    I lucked out with this: a press trip to the fifth Marrakech Biennale. Having never before visited North Africa, culture shock kicked in before we had even checked in at the (palatial) hotel. As you see from this piece of guerilla marketing, the event asks ‘Where are we now?’. On my first night I was …

    March 7, 2014